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Cathedral Choir presents ‘Journey of Promises’

Cathedral Choir presents ‘Journey of Promises’

🕔09:19, 20.Nov 2016

The Choir of Cathedral of Christ the Living Saviour presented ‘Journey of Promises’ to a packed Cathedral in Colombo recently. The choir, led by Ishan de Lanerolle, musically invited the congregation to join them on a spiritual journey ahead of

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A look at The Importance of Being Earnest

A look at The Importance of Being Earnest

🕔13:48, 2.Nov 2016

A rendition of Oscar Wilde’s best-known comedy The Importance of Being Earnest was staged by the students of Daphne Charles at the Russian Cultural Centre on the 31st of October. Kinura Ranawaka and Akindu Leelaratne played the roles of bachelors

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Mount Lavinia Hotel Launches “ Lavinia”

Mount Lavinia Hotel Launches “ Lavinia”

🕔15:54, 25.Oct 2016

The Mount Lavinia Hotel recently launched “ Lavinia” a seductive fragrance with Bollywood icon Karisma Kapoor. Romance, intrigue and seduction formed the theme for the launch. The poolside terrace and Governors restaurant of the historic Mount Lavinia Hotel played host

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Miss Intercontinental 2016 contestants tour Sri Lanka

Miss Intercontinental 2016 contestants tour Sri Lanka

🕔00:37, 12.Oct 2016

Dulux Miss Intercontinental 2016 contestants toured Sri Lanka with Cinnamon Hotels & Resorts. The grand finale will be held on the 16th October at Stein Studios, Ratmalana. Tickets can be purchased from Cinnamon Lakeside Colombo and wow.lk. The event is hosted

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Action at the Kalpitiya lagoon

Action at the Kalpitiya lagoon

🕔07:37, 15.Sep 2016

Kitesurfing is one of the fasted growing watersports in the world. Kalpitiya has become one of the best places for the sport. The Kalpitiya Windsports Club have been instrumental in putting Sri Lanka on the map. With ideal conditions that

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‘Rainforest Rhythms’ dinner dance

‘Rainforest Rhythms’ dinner dance

🕔07:30, 8.Sep 2016

The annual awards ceremony and dinner dance for the staff of DFCC Bank was held recently at the Stein Studios, Ratmalana with a large number of staff participating from across the branches. The event was themed ‘Rainforest Rhythms’ in alignment

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Sacred song and story

Sacred song and story

🕔11:41, 7.Aug 2016

A selection of beloved hymns and the stories behind them were presented by the choir of the Cathedral of Christ the Living Saviour recently. The choir was directed by Ishan de Lanerolle. The Anglican Bishop of Colombo, Rt. Rev. Dhiloraj

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Top journalists recognised at awards show

Top journalists recognised at awards show

🕔18:02, 3.Aug 2016

Print media journalists in Sri Lanka were recognised at the annual journalism awards held on Tuesday at the Mount Lavinia hotel which was attended by journalists from around the country and diplomats. Pictures by Lalith Perera         Click images

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Making the best Espresso based coffee drinks

Making the best Espresso based coffee drinks

🕔09:19, 25.Jul 2016

The world’s most talented Baristas converged on Colombo recently to showcase their skills at one of the most prestigious events in its field, The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf World Barista Competition 2016. Hosted in Sri Lanka for the very

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Kumar’s ‘Bonsoir Diaries’ reborn as an ‘Audio Book’

Kumar’s ‘Bonsoir Diaries’ reborn as an ‘Audio Book’

🕔14:03, 12.Jul 2016

The gala launch of the Audio Book of Kumar de Silva’s Bonsoir Diaries was a glittering affair at the Harold Peries Gallery recently with Foreign Minister Hon. Mangala Samaraweera gracing the occassion as Chief Guest and Guests of Honour –

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Sanuda bags top award at Performing Arts festival

Sanuda bags top award at Performing Arts festival

🕔08:20, 29.Jun 2016

It was a performance worthy of an award, and an award he did get. Young Sanuda Perera won the coveted award for Best Performance – All Island at the recently concluded Sri Lanka Festival for the Performing Arts (SLFPA). The

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Iftar ceremony hosted by Pakistan High Commission

Iftar ceremony hosted by Pakistan High Commission

🕔19:12, 24.Jun 2016

The Pakistan High Commission in Sri Lanka hosted an Iftar ceremony where Muslims break fast at the end of the day during the Ramadan month

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Stars shine at the House of Lux

Stars shine at the House of Lux

🕔15:07, 21.Jun 2016

A bevy of beauties were among the guests and invitees who attended the ‘House of Lux’ event held at the Hilton hotel in Colombo recently. Pictures by Lalith Perera                      

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Celebrating the Queen’s birthday

Celebrating the Queen’s birthday

🕔07:56, 17.Jun 2016

The British High Commission in Sri Lanka hosted the Queen’s Birthday Party. The British High Commissioner to Sri Lanka James Dauris hosted the event and spoke on the Sri Lanka-UK relationship                    

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Shi – En Ikebana and Floral Art Society turns 25

Shi – En Ikebana and Floral Art Society turns 25

🕔13:02, 10.Jun 2016

The 25th anniversary celebrations of the Shi – En Ikebana And Floral Art Society Of Sri Lanka titled “Silver Dazzle” took place at the Galadari hotel recently. The celebrations included a floral fashion show by award winning floral designer Harijanto

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Shangri-La opens its first hotel in Sri Lanka

Shangri-La opens its first hotel in Sri Lanka

🕔14:40, 6.Jun 2016

Shangri-La hotels declared open its first hotel in Sri Lanka in Hambantota recently. President Maithripala Sirisena attended the opening ceremony together with several high-profile local and foreign guests. Pictures by Lalith Perera   Click images to enlarge

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Past and present students attend Metho Walk 2016

Past and present students attend Metho Walk 2016

🕔11:36, 28.May 2016

Methodist College Colombo staged their annual walk in Colombo today despite the heavy rain. A carnival was also held following the walk. Past and present students of the school took part in the celebrations          

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amanté celebrates spirited women

amanté celebrates spirited women

🕔08:40, 23.May 2016

Sri Lanka’s premier lingerie label, amanté, treated members of its exclusive Enchantress loyalty card programme to an elegant evening of music, poetry and art,in celebration of the feminine spirit, at The Curve, Park Street Mews. Drawing attendance from a diverse

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Annual Gratiaen Prize giving

Annual Gratiaen Prize giving

🕔08:42, 18.May 2016

The annual Gratiaen Prize giving, recognising the best work of creative writing in English by a Sri Lankan resident, took place in Colombo last week. Thiyagaraja Arasanayagam was awarded the Gratiaen Prize 2015 for his unpublished manuscript ‘White Lanterns –

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GroupM Sri Lanka heralds the Avurudu Season

GroupM Sri Lanka heralds the Avurudu Season

🕔16:55, 4.May 2016

GroupM Sri Lanka ended the first quarter of the year on a festive, goodie laden note at Barracuda Beach with a day of Avurudu games and celebrations. Dressed in their finest traditional garb, Club MPower members made the beachfront of

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